IAGenWeb Project - Allamakee co.


'Information Wanted'
Irish Immigrant Ads Placed in Irish Newspapers

 

Of THOS. SALMON, who left his father's house, Alermake co, Iowa, in last September; heard he went to St Louis. Information will be received by his uncle, JOS. SALMON, 3 Salutation street, Boston, Ms.
Boston Pilot, Boston, Mass.; Information Wanted Ads; March 11, 1854

Of JOHN O'NEIL, a native of the city of Dublin, who landed in Quebec in 1831, with his father, Henry, his stepmother, and brother Charles, and there learned the boot and shoe making trade. Information received by his brother Charles, Lycurgus, Allamakee county, Iowa.
Boston Pilot, Boston, Mass.; Information Wanted Ads; January 3, 1857

Of PATRICK THORNTON, aged 15 years, raised from 8 years at St Vincent's Asylum, Baltimore, and left there about 2 years ago. His father has 80 acres of land and a home for him, and wants him, the worst way, to come to him. Please address Patrick Thornton, Wexford, Alemakee county, Iowa.
Boston Pilot, Boston, Mass.; Information Wanted Ads; September 3, 1859

Of MAURICE FITZGERALD, a Tailor from Kerry, destination Worcester, MA. Address his brother Michael Fitzgerald of Union Prarie, Alamakee, Ia.
Boston Pilot, Boston, Mass.; Information Wanted Ads; February 16, 1861

Of THOMAS BROPHY, aged 27 years who left Lansing, Iowa, about 2 years ago; when last heard of, about 18 months ago, was in Duckport, Madison parish, La.; he was a soldier in the Ninth Iowa Cavalry; was about five feet eight inches in height. Information of him, dead or alive, will be received by his brother, Joseph Brophy, Harper's Ferry, Allamakee county, Iowa.
Boston Pilot, Boston, Mass.; Information Wanted Ads; February 3, 1866

Of BARNEY DUFFY, who left Philadelphia in the year 1856, for the west. Information will be thankfully received by his brothers, Michael and James Duffy. Address James Duffy, Lycurgus Post Office, Allamakee County, Iowa, in care of Michael Dougherty.
Irish-American Newspaper, Information Wanted column, July 17, 1869


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